To Kill A Mockingbird Analysis

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Humans can affect someone's life one way or another. Whether it's paying for their groceries in the Supermarket, helping push their car to the nearest gas station, or whatever it may be, the little things go a long way. They may not be a part of that person's life, or may not even know their name, but they will be remembered by that person forever, just like in Harper Lee’s classic american novel To Kill A Mockingbird. In the story it includes the rarely seen characters of Mrs. Maudie, Sheriff Tate, and Boo Radley. Even though they are not seen at all times, their presence is felt, and they have a huge impact on the main characters lives throughout the entire novel. When Miss Maudie was first introduced, it was clear that she already connected with Scout and Jem beforehand. She treated them as her kids, and Atticus was perfectly fine with that. The lessons she taught them stuck with Scout for the rest of the novel. Maudie and Calpurnia taught Scout how to be more “ladylike” though she didn’t want to be. She also told her to be respectful to others, no matter what they said to her, even through the Tom Robinson case. But one thing she said stuck in Scout’s mind, and probably for the rest of her life .“Mockingbirds don't do one thing but make music for us to enjoy. They don't eat up people's gardens, don't nest in corncribs, they don't do one thing but sing their hearts out for us. That's why it's a sin to kill a mockingbird" (Maudie, Chapter 10). This had a huge impact

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